The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 21 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 13 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.99% 2.36% 7.76%
As % of the General category 12.75% 4.48% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Median salary £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,200 £58,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £93,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £53,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -3.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
102 67 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 54.84% 52.76% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81 63 44
Median salary £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £99,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Canary Wharf region.

Investment Banking Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 35 (100.00%) Banking
2 21 (60.00%) Finance
3 14 (40.00%) Java
4 11 (31.43%) Unix
4 11 (31.43%) Linux
5 9 (25.71%) Electronic Trading
5 9 (25.71%) Visualisation
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.71%) Equities
5 9 (25.71%) Low Latency
6 8 (22.86%) Algorithms
6 8 (22.86%) Algorithmic Trading
7 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 7 (20.00%) Front Office
7 7 (20.00%) OO
7 7 (20.00%) Analytics
8 6 (17.14%) Functional Programming
8 6 (17.14%) ITIL
8 6 (17.14%) C#
8 6 (17.14%) C++
8 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
8 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
8 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (17.14%) Degree
9 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 5 (14.29%) Scala
9 5 (14.29%) SQL
9 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 5 (14.29%) LAN
9 5 (14.29%) WAN

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.71%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.71%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (8.57%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.71%) MS Office
3 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) LAN
1 5 (14.29%) WAN
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) QlikView
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Berkeley DB
3 2 (5.71%) Apache Hive
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.71%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.71%) HBase
3 2 (5.71%) Impala
3 2 (5.71%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Grunt
1 3 (8.57%) gulp
1 3 (8.57%) jspm
1 3 (8.57%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.86%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 35 (100.00%) Banking
2 21 (60.00%) Finance
3 7 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Core Java Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 4 (11.43%) HTML Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) C++ Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
6 2 (5.71%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Developer
6 2 (5.71%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior QlikView Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) REST
2 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
2 4 (11.43%) HTML
2 4 (11.43%) HTML5
3 3 (8.57%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) D3.js
3 3 (8.57%) DOM
3 3 (8.57%) LESS
3 3 (8.57%) Sass
3 3 (8.57%) STL
3 3 (8.57%) WebSockets
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Avro
5 1 (2.86%) .NET
5 1 (2.86%) J2EE
5 1 (2.86%) JMS
5 1 (2.86%) Rendezvous
5 1 (2.86%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Equities
2 8 (22.86%) Algorithms
3 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
4 3 (8.57%) N-Tier
4 3 (8.57%) User Experience
5 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.71%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
1 11 (31.43%) Unix
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Electronic Trading
1 9 (25.71%) Low Latency
1 9 (25.71%) Visualisation
2 8 (22.86%) Algorithmic Trading
3 7 (20.00%) Analytics
3 7 (20.00%) OO
3 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) Functional Programming
4 6 (17.14%) ITIL
4 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
4 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (11.43%) Data Architecture
6 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
6 4 (11.43%) Multithreading
6 4 (11.43%) OOP
6 4 (11.43%) Project Management
6 4 (11.43%) SDLC
7 3 (8.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) C#
2 6 (17.14%) C++
3 5 (14.29%) Scala
3 5 (14.29%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) TypeScript
5 3 (8.57%) Clojure
5 3 (8.57%) Erlang
5 3 (8.57%) ES6
5 3 (8.57%) F#
5 3 (8.57%) Haskell
5 3 (8.57%) OCaml
5 3 (8.57%) Ruby
6 2 (5.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) MCSE
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) CISA
3 2 (5.71%) CISM
3 2 (5.71%) CISSP
3 2 (5.71%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) HP
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) TIBCO